By successfully completing one of the options offered (Challenge, CLEP or Portfolio Assessment) undergraduate students may earn course credit for previous academic and/or prior learning experiences.
Graduate students may satisfy foundation course requirements with the Challenge or CLEP options (either option must be taken during the first term of graduate enrollment).
You may accelerate your program of study and take fewer courses to earn your degree, saving you time and money.
The following are policies and procedures you should know before taking a Challenge Exam, CLEP Exam, and/or applying for Portfolio Assessment (PL) Credit:
Please refer to the Standardized Testing and Prior Learning Assessment brochure for examination and seminar dates, application deadlines and qualified courses. Applications may be completed in Student Academic & Financial Services.
Undergraduate brochure (852K PDF)Graduate brochure (605K PDF)